Happy St. Paddy’s Day

“This is no country for old men. The young
In one another’s arms, birds in their trees
-Those dying generations-at their song,
The salmon-falls, the mackerel-crowded seas,
Fish, flesh, or fowl, commend all summer long
Whatever is begotten, born, and dies.
Caught in that sensual music all neglect
Monuments of unaging intellect.” –W.B. Yeats
(Portrait of W.B. Yeats by John Singer Sargent, 1908)
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